HOW ACQUIRED: Right of first refusal was acquired by LA Galaxy via trade with San Jose on Dec. 18, 2017. Signed on Jan. 10, 2018.
After a few seasons on the bench, Bingham earned the starting goalkeeping role with the Earthquakes prior to the 2015 season. He had two stellar seasons in San Jose before losing his starting role in 2017. He should provide a reliable option for the Galaxy in 2018.
INTERNATIONAL: Bingham has three caps for the US Senior National team.
COLLEGE: Had eight shutouts in 20 matches as the starting goalkeeper at California in 2010, where he led Cal to a 14-2-4 record and a spot in the final eight of the 2010 NCAA Men’s Soccer Tournament. Bingham was NSCAA All-America as a junior, posting a 0.77 goals-against average as a junior. He was all-Pac-10 Second Team in his sophomore season.